University of Texas at Arlington

The University of Texas at Arlington is a comprehensive teaching, research, and public service institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through scholarship and creative work.

The University of Texas at Arlington (also known as UTA or UT Arlington) is a leading public research university situated in Arlington, Texas.  With an enrollment of over 46,000 students, UT Arlington is North Texas’ largest university and the second largest in the University of Texas System.  It offers more than 180 baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degree programs, including areas of critical need in the state and nation, such as public health, elder care, construction management, big data analytics, special education, and more.

UTA is committed to providing access, ensuring student success, and promoting a culture of innovation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization of discoveries.  A Carnegie R-1 “Very High Research Activity” university with over $125M in annual research expenditures, UTA is focused on making an impact through innovative research.  Faculty work in areas such as sustainable infrastructure, healthy aging, high-energy physics, cardiovascular disease, machine-learning systems, and more.

Through renowned platforms such as the Shimadzu Institute for Research Technologies, Genomics Core Facility and Aerodynamics Research Center, it has a well-established track record for cutting-edge R&D in various domains, including biotechnology, materials, energy, healthcare and transportation.   The University’s high energy physics group is involved in ongoing experiments at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN and made major contributions to the discovery of the Higgs boson particle in 2012.  In parallel, UTA has established a new Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology Development (CETD) to boost innovation pipelines and technology commercialisation and increase the international visibility of existing flagship programmes.

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